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Born: August 3, 1962

Place of Birth: San Bruno, California

Death: November 11, 2012

Place of Death: Baltimore, Maryland

Occupation: Operations Specialist

This memorial provided by:
George P. Kalas Funeral Home - Edgewater
Edgewater, MD

Rachel Cecilia Bailey

    August 3, 1962  -  November 11, 2012

Life Legacy

Rachel "Rae" Cecilia Bailey, 50, a 24-year resident of Edgewater died on November 11, 2012 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

She was born August 3, 1962, she was a graduate of Mt. Eden High School in Mt. View, CA. Rachel served as a SP4 in the United States Army and received the Army Service Ribbon, M-16 Expert Qualification badge, Good Conduct Medal, Overseas Service ribbon and the Non Commissioned Officer Professional Development ribbon. She enjoyed riding her ironhorse and loved her grandsons and living life to the fullest.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Bailey on March 27, 2012 and her father, Philip Obershaw.

Rachel is survived by one son, Joshua Bailey of Edgewater; one daughter, Ashley Bailey and her husband, Eric Schoene of Centreville; two grandsons, Kaleb and Landen Schoene. She is also survived by three sisters, one brother, eight nephews and six nieces.

Friends are invited to Rachel's Life Celebration on Monday, November 19 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm at the George P. Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Road, Edgewater. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, November 20 at 1:45pm at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville.

Memorial contributions may be made to National Motorcycle Safety Fund,
2 Jenner Street, Suite 150, Irvine, CA 92618-3806. Online guestbook available at